(a) The Authority seeks to support a healthy and vibrant community through its brand and advertising. The Authority intends to maintain a safe and welcoming environment for all Authority passengers and members of the community, including minors, without regard to race, color, marital status, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender identity, disability, medical condition, or military status.

The Board of Trustees of the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) takes seriously its responsibility to provide first-class public transportation services to the residents of Cuyahoga County.

In doing so, the Board believes that to best understand and serve the needs of our customers and communities, RTA must reflect diversity and inclusion in its Board composition, employees, contractors and suppliers.

In support of the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority's ("GCRTA") Mission, Vision and Values, the following environmental policy statement and commitments were developed to evolve best practices that serve GCRTA's value and vision to be a champion of sustainable transportation through environmental and sustainability management:


The policies and guidelines established herein are necessary in order to:

  • Ensure that Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority ("the Authority") property maintains its status as a non-public forum.

  • Ensure that persons seeking to exercise constitutional rights of freedom and speech, expression, and assembly on Authority property may do so within the limitations of the policies and guidelines established herein.